The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 408 426 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 33 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.040% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4317 4458 4714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.72% 20.04% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3630 3642 3936
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +18 23 £62,500 +38.88%
Surrey +7 4 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £58,750 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 30 (44.78%) VMware
2 27 (40.30%) Linux
3 25 (37.31%) Windows
4 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (29.85%) Marketing
6 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (26.87%) Java
6 18 (26.87%) DevOps
7 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
7 17 (25.37%) Open Source
7 17 (25.37%) Puppet
8 16 (23.88%) Degree
8 16 (23.88%) MySQL
9 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
11 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
11 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
12 11 (16.42%) Python
12 11 (16.42%) Oracle
12 11 (16.42%) Web Services
12 11 (16.42%) Finance
13 10 (14.93%) Internet
13 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
13 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
13 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
13 10 (14.93%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
13 10 (14.93%) Ruby
13 10 (14.93%) Ansible
14 9 (13.43%) Software-Defined Networking

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.94%) Apache
2 7 (10.45%) SAS
3 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.97%) nginx
4 4 (5.97%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.99%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.49%) Node.js
6 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SPSS
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.48%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) IaaS
3 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.93%) Internet
3 9 (13.43%) Broadband
3 9 (13.43%) Software-Defined Networking
4 8 (11.94%) DNS
5 7 (10.45%) SAN
5 7 (10.45%) HTTP
5 7 (10.45%) NAS
6 5 (7.46%) DHCP
7 4 (5.97%) Network Security
7 4 (5.97%) AMQP
7 4 (5.97%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.99%) VLAN
8 2 (2.99%) MPLS
8 2 (2.99%) OSPF
8 2 (2.99%) BGP
8 2 (2.99%) VoIP
8 2 (2.99%) VPN
9 1 (1.49%) SNMP
9 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.94%) Big Data
4 6 (8.96%) Hazelcast
4 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.99%) Redis
7 2 (2.99%) DB2
7 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.97%) JUnit
2 4 (5.97%) JMeter
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.99%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.99%) Trac
3 2 (2.99%) Automake
4 1 (1.49%) CasperJS
4 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 20 (29.85%) Marketing
2 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
3 11 (16.42%) Finance
4 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.96%) Electronics
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Architect
2 15 (22.39%) Consultant
3 11 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.93%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (13.43%) Technical Architect
5 9 (13.43%) Principal Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.45%) AWS Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Operations Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) Web Services
2 9 (13.43%) RESTful
2 9 (13.43%) Middleware
3 7 (10.45%) J2EE
3 7 (10.45%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (8.96%) SOAP
4 6 (8.96%) Spring
5 4 (5.97%) LAMP
5 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.97%) JBoss Seam
5 4 (5.97%) JPA
5 4 (5.97%) Drools
5 4 (5.97%) Ehcache
6 3 (4.48%) XML
6 3 (4.48%) JMS
6 3 (4.48%) jQuery
6 3 (4.48%) REST
6 3 (4.48%) Ajax
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.99%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Open Source
2 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.45%) Mainframe
4 6 (8.96%) DTV
5 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.97%) Internet of Things
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.99%) Physics
7 2 (2.99%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.49%) Replication
8 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.30%) Linux
2 25 (37.31%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) UNIX
3 8 (11.94%) Ubuntu
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Windows 2000
5 5 (7.46%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.97%) Debian
6 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.97%) CentOS
6 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X Server
6 4 (5.97%) Android
7 2 (2.99%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (26.87%) DevOps
2 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (13.43%) Network Management
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL
5 7 (10.45%) CRM
5 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
5 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
6 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (8.96%) Scrum
7 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.97%) BDD
8 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.97%) TDD
8 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) Java
2 11 (16.42%) Python
3 10 (14.93%) Ruby
4 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
5 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.96%) SQL
7 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.97%) Perl
9 2 (2.99%) C
9 2 (2.99%) C#
10 1 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) ISEB
6 2 (2.99%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.99%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.49%) LPIC
7 1 (1.49%) MCSE
7 1 (1.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.49%) RHCE
7 1 (1.49%) MCP
7 1 (1.49%) CCENT
7 1 (1.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
2 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.94%) KVM
4 7 (10.45%) vCloud
5 6 (8.96%) Xen
6 5 (7.46%) vSphere
7 4 (5.97%) NFS
8 2 (2.99%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.49%) Varnish
9 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Puppet
2 10 (14.93%) Ansible
3 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.48%) collectd
4 3 (4.48%) logstash
4 3 (4.48%) Graphite
4 3 (4.48%) Linux-HA
5 2 (2.99%) Salt
5 2 (2.99%) StatsD
5 2 (2.99%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (1.49%) Cacti
6 1 (1.49%) Rsyslog
6 1 (1.49%) SELinux
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) VMware
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle
3 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.45%) Business Objects
4 7 (10.45%) Cognos
4 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.96%) SAP
6 4 (5.97%) NetApp
7 3 (4.48%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.99%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) webMethods
8 2 (2.99%) Adobe
8 2 (2.99%) HP
9 1 (1.49%) Juniper
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco
9 1 (1.49%) Symantec
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